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Year of Mercy Mass - Salford Cathedral
Date Posted: 11/28/2016 11:36:41 AM

Salford Mercy Mass

Two members of our GIFTTeam attended the Year of Mercy Mass at Salford Cathedral on Friday with Mrs Hale and Mrs Spencer.

Date Posted: 9/30/2016 10:07:16 AM

The video from our recent visit will hopefully be uploaded here shortly! Watch this space...

Handa's Surprise Reception Class
Date Posted: 4/20/2016 6:44:59 AM

 We have been learning about Handa's surprise in Reception class this term. We have enjoyed retelling the story using puppets. 

Dancing Raisins in Year 5!
Date Posted: 4/20/2016 6:44:53 AM

Dancing Raisins experiment


In Science, Year 5 have been investigating how materials change. We mixed vinegar with bicarbonate of soda and observed how carbon dioxide was formed. This caused the raisins to dance as the bubbles attached to them and they floated to the surface. We are now monitoring them in class and can't wait to find out what happens next!

May Day Bank Holiday
Date Posted: 4/20/2016 6:43:20 AM

Apologies for any confusion as the May Day Holiday is the 2nd May not the 4th May as previously stated.

Reception Class - Clean for the Queen
Date Posted: 4/20/2016 6:36:38 AM

As a part of the Queen's 90th Birthday celebrations Reception Class will be holding a Clean for the Queen event on the 29th April. We will be cleaning up litter around our school and field. 

Date Posted: 3/30/2016 9:26:35 AM
Here are some pictures from our Annual Easter Egg Raffle!
stcharlesschool's EASTER EGG RAFFLE 2016 album on Photobucket
Father Martin visited Year 6
Date Posted: 12/8/2015 2:38:31 PM

Father Martin came in to answer questions from Year 6 today about vocation and his experiences when training to become a priest.

Father Martin

SARCHS Creative Writing Competition
Date Posted: 12/7/2015 3:28:47 PM

Year 6 are entering a Creative Writing Competition. Click here to view the writing prompt. We will upload the 3 stories selected to go forward for consideration at the end of the week.

Year 6 hard at work during our Enterprise Week
Date Posted: 12/7/2015 3:08:09 PM
Year 6 have been hard at work making calendars as part of our Creative Week. Here's how they did it! stcharlesschool's  album on Photobucket
Date Posted: 11/24/2015 10:24:02 AM

Year 6 are using sumdog to enhance their maths skills.

sum dog

Date Posted: 11/23/2015 3:26:35 PM


Date Posted: 10/4/2015 2:21:47 PM

Holiday CLub

Robinwood 2015 - PIctures
Date Posted: 10/2/2015 4:18:21 AM
stcharlesschool's ROBINWOOD 2015 album on Photobucket
Date Posted: 10/2/2015 4:10:41 AM

Click here to watch a video from Year 6's recent trip to Robinwood!

Sponsored Jumps
Date Posted: 9/22/2015 3:47:51 PM

All our children completed a sponsored jump to raise money for an AED!

stcharlesschool's  album on Photobucket


Date Posted: 9/22/2015 3:40:02 PM
stcharlesschool's First Aid Training album on Photobucket
New School Council
Date Posted: 9/11/2015 8:59:41 AM

Our school council met for the first time on Friday 11th September. They elected a new Chair Person (Max), Vice-Chair (Bradley) and Secretary (Elle). They have come up with some great ideas for how they want their school to improve!

Sports Day 2015
Date Posted: 7/1/2015 2:48:54 PM

Wow! What a day. All the children completed in our Sports Day today and had a wonderful time. Have a scroll through the gallery below to see what happened!



stcharlesschool's Sports Day 2015 album on Photobucket
Date Posted: 7/1/2015 2:46:22 PM

Here are some photographs from Year 6's recent Bikeability Training!


stcharlesschool's Bikeability album on Photobucket
Creative Week 2015 - Images from our fantastic week!
Date Posted: 6/29/2015 6:22:23 PM
stcharlesschool's Creative Week 2015 album on Photobucket
Blackpool 2015
Date Posted: 6/29/2015 6:18:37 PM

Here are some pictures from Year 6's trip to Blackpool!


stcharlesschool's Blackpool album on Photobucket
Date Posted: 6/29/2015 6:12:08 PM
stcharlesschool's TRIATHLON album on Photobucket

Years 4, 5 and 6 took part in a Triathlon at Accrington Academy on Tuesday 23rd June. Here are some pictures from the event!

Summer Music Evening
Date Posted: 6/24/2015 3:57:33 PM

Our Summer Music Evening was held on Tuesday 23rd June. It featured lots of great performances by our school band, various ensembles, our infant and junior choirs and, of course, our year 6 soloists. Everybody who attended commented on how talented all our musicians are and how much they enjoyed the musical entertainment. Well done to all those involved!

Year 4 at the Triathlon
Date Posted: 6/24/2015 3:47:29 PM

All the Year 4 children completed a Triathlon at Accrington Academy this week. They all thoroughly enjoyed themselves. Here they all are pictured with their medals!

Creative Baking in Year 4
Date Posted: 6/6/2015 5:14:47 PM

Year 4 used their story of 'Hansel and Gretel' as inspiration for their Design and Technology work. They also linked their Maths work in by making sure each face was symmetrical!

Ukelele Demonstration
Date Posted: 6/6/2015 5:06:43 PM

We enjoyed a ukelele demonstration by Mr Gradwell in school before half-term. Here is a picture of our first ever Ukelele band. Mr Gradwell will be in school in the future to deliver lessons on the ukelele.

Alice in Wonderland
Date Posted: 6/6/2015 5:00:12 PM

During our Creative Week we had a performance of 'Alice in Wonderland' by the Manchester Actor's Company. Here is a picture from their performance.

Creative Week
Date Posted: 6/6/2015 4:56:16 PM

What a fantastic week we had reading and acting out various Traditional Tales and Fairy Tales. The highlight of the week was when we all came into school dressed as our favourite characters from different books. Here is a picture of the winners from each class. Can you guess who they are?

Year 5 and 6 working with Blackburn Rovers
Date Posted: 6/6/2015 4:50:38 PM

Year 5 and 6 have started a series of 6 workshops with blackburn Rovers Football Club. They are learning all about keeping healthy as well as playing different sports. Here they are playing football!

Year 6 in Blackpool
Date Posted: 6/6/2015 4:47:49 PM

Year 6 had a wonderful day in Blackpool after completing their SATs. They learnt the Cha Cha Cha in the famous 'Tower Ballroom' before having a trip to the top of the tower. After lunch, they had a walk along the sea front as they made their way to the Sea Life Centre. A fantastic day was had by all!


Christmas Jumper Day at St. Charles
Date Posted: 1/4/2015 7:50:13 AM

Here are some pictures from our Christmas Jumper Day on Wednesday 17th December 2014. All the children had a really fun day!


Year 1 Class

Reception Class

Year 6 Class

Big Draw 2014
Date Posted: 11/20/2014 2:27:18 PM

Check out the Gallery to see the great time we had during our first BIG DRAW event.

Date Posted: 11/20/2014 12:43:18 PM

On Tuesday Year 6 made salt dough to develop their skills with moldable materials.

Visit the on line gallery under 'Arts' to see what they made.

Year 6 puppets
Date Posted: 11/20/2014 12:32:19 PM

Last half term Year 6 made some fantastic puppets. Visit the on line GALLERY in 'Arts' to see more.

New School Year Begins!
Date Posted: 9/1/2014 4:02:36 PM

Hi everybody and welcome back to a new school year here at St. Charles. We hope you have had an enjoyable summer and are refreshed and ready for whatever the new school year has to offer here at St. Charles.